Medical Support Services - Per Diem at Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Location: Hartford, Connecticut





Job Description:




Job Title
Medical Support Services - Per Diem

Status
Per Diem

Education and Experience

High School Diploma, GED, or a higher level of education that would require the completion of high school, is required. 1-2 years experience in a healthcare setting strongly preferred



Licenses and Certifications
CPR -BLS required

Location
Hartford, CT

Projected Schedule (not guaranteed)
Will Add Later

Requisition Number
9952




Department
Equipment Depot-021224

Job Description

The Medical Support Services staff are accountable for the safe storage and cleaning of respiratory and other


medical equipment to ensure adherence to infectious control and safety standards. S/he works


collaboratively with biomed to ensure PMs and equipment updates are completed in a timely manner. S/he


transports patients between units as requested, ensuring safety at all times.


ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES


MAINTENANCE, DELIVERY AND CLEANING OF MEDICAL EQUIPMENT & RELATED SUPPLIES:



  • Responsible for sterilization of respiratory equipment according to manufacturer's guidelines to meet The


Joint Commission standards.



  • Responsible for ensuring the appropriate cleaning of some other medical equipment including IV pumps,


feeding pumps, bladder scanners, etc. to ensure they are clean, properly functioning and ready for the next


patient use.



  • Responsible for accurate assemble of respiratory care equipment to ensure patient safety.

  • Rotates and stocks respiratory care equipment in all designated areas.

  • Responsible for the ordering of associated 'special-order' supplies to ensure they are available when


needed.



  • Delivers medical equipment to patient care areas as needed.



PATIENT TRANSPORT:



  • Transports appropriate patients within the organization, ensuring patient safety, clear hand offs and


checking two unique identifiers to ensure correct patient and paperwork



MONITORS EQUIPMENT USAGE AND DEPARTMENT OPERATIONS:



  • Monitors the use of some medical equipment for a variety of purposes, including: to determine if current


supply meets the organizational need, to ensure rental equipment is returned as soon as possible, to ensure


equipment is returned to the Depot when not in use and to rotate out equipment